diddly

noun
did·​dly | \ ˈdi-dᵊl-ē How to pronounce diddly (audio) , ˈdid-lē \

Definition of diddly

slang

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Examples of diddly in a Sentence

He helped us a lot, but she didn't do diddly. that jerk doesn't know diddly about half the things he spouts off about

First Known Use of diddly

1964, in the meaning defined above

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“Diddly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diddly. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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